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Port Kembla, Australia

Foreshore development with infilling works
Thursday, November 29, 2018, Singapore

The working period for foreshore development with infilling works off Harbour Front, Cruise Bay, has been extended.

According to the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore Port Marine Notice No.119 of 2018 dated 28 November, the works will now be carried out from 29 November 2018 to 28 May 2019, 24 hours daily – including Sundays and Public Holidays – within the working area bounded by the following coordinates (WGS 84 Datum):
1) 1 deg. 15.858’N / 103 deg. 49.059’E
2) 1 deg. 15.847’N / 103 deg. 49.174’E
3) 1 deg. 15.794’N / 103 deg. 49.174’E
4) 1 deg. 15.795’N / 103 deg. 49.042’E
5) 1 deg. 15.765’N / 103 deg. 49.172’E
6) 1 deg. 15.784’N / 103 deg. 49.030’E
7) 1 deg. 15.815’N / 103 deg. 49.042’E

The foreshore development with infilling works include removal of existing jetties, deck and dolphin structures, piling and construction of seawall. A safety boat will be deployed in the vicinity of the working area to warn other craft of the project.

Craft involved in the works will exhibit the appropriate local and international day and night signals.

When in the vicinity of the working area, mariners are reminded to:
a) Keep well clear of the working area;
b) Maintain a proper lookout;
c) Proceed at a safe speed and to navigate with caution;
d) Maintain a listening watch on VHF Channel 05 (Cruise Bay Control);
e) Communicate with Cruise Bay Control on VHF Channel 05 for assistance, if required.

For information about operations in Singapore contact GAC Singapore at singapore@gac.com

Port reopened with restrictions
Thursday, November 29, 2018, Port Kembla, Australia

The Harbour Master at Port Kembla has re-opened the port on a restricted level. All ships are being assessed on a case-by-case basis.

The anchorage remains closed to shipping with vessels drifting at sea, 12NM from shore.

For further details and information about operations in Australia contact GAC Australia at shipping.australia@gac.com

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